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Later the Baltimore Hotel
Later the Mark Twain Hotel
205 N. 9th Street
Status: renovated, 1995-2000; still in use as a residential hotel.
The exterior contains sumptuous terra cotta ornament, making it one of the most heavily decorated buildings downtown. Within, it provides
housing at weekly rates -- an unfortunate rarity today.
National Register nomination form
The lobby in its original decor - colorized postcard view.
The lobby with updated furnishings, circa 1940 - colorized postcard view.